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JAC 2012 – Joint Alumni Conference Event Highlights

Elsua

My fellow colleague, and good friend, Paivi Raty , invited me to participate on this event to talk about the topic of “ The Future of Work “, in general. Luis Suarez Live Tweeting Highlights from #jac12 Event, Zurich, September 2012 from Luis Suarez.

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Social Business Forum Highlights – Reinventing Conference Events

Elsua

As mentioned in previous blog posts, here I am, once again, putting together this particular series of articles detailing some of the various highlights from the recent Social Business Forum event held in Milan, Italy, on June 8th, that I attended and presented at.

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Snap Bird – Experimenting with Curation of Live Tweeting at Conference Events

Elsua

Well, as you well know, there used to be a time where I had enough time in my hands to live blog conference events that I would be attending from all over the place. Live Tweeting Highlights from #E20s Event, Paris, February 2012. .

Activity Streams: Moving Beyond Event Aggregation

Collaborative Thinking

Detail : The concept overall is compelling – activity streams allow applications to publish events that are captured by aggregators that serialize the items into a sequence of posts (listed in reverse chronological order, newest entry first). Aggregating events into a common stream enables people to easily subscribe (“follow”) a collective set of events from one or more publishers. people may want to bookmark or “save” an event for later reference), or shared (e.g.

Enabling Participation: More Art Than Science

Collaborative Thinking

the value of participation). I divided things up into two basic categories: high-level bootstrapping of the overall social network site, and some specific calls-to-action that might help jumpstart participation. Project teams often will encourage participation in ways that meets more specific needs of the sponsor (innovation, sales enablement, expertise-based solutions). If done well, the rollout is more structure where participation is linked to business processes.

The Organisation in the Digital Age – 2016 Edition Now Open for Participation

Michael Sampson - Currents

The data for the report comes from participating organisations around the world. Jane has recently opened participation for the 2016 report … details from Jane are below. All participants receive a copy of the final report The Organization in the Digital Age 2016 (Core or Extended), as well as the Scorecard for their organization, which is optional and free. Participants over past 3 years.

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Gotta Share! – The Ultimate Conference Event Experience

Elsua

Once again, like I have been doing for the last few years, I keep wondering whether events organisers would take into account some of these various different suggestions, helping us all progress further into what ( social) conferences should be like. Conference Events Enterprise2.0

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Making social learning practical: the LOSmakers event

Joitske Hulsebosch

You avoid heavy investments in tools and for the participants there is also no learning curve for the use of the tool. Make sure you know your participants. Find the right mix between participants, tooling and the dynamics you want to stimulate.

Planning video reporting at an event – or sometime not

Social Reporter

There’s increasing interest among event organisers in using short video interviews to capture conversations in workshops, as well as featuring keynote speakers and panelists. You need to plan the video into the event. All posts social reporting events video

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Benchmarking Big Society events

Social Reporter

There are scores of events about Big Society in prospect around the country, as you can see from the admirable calendar started by Paul Webster on the Big Society in the North forum ( my earlier BS posts here ). It requires the sort of analysis provided by the event in Bristol.

Following Up After a Liberating Structures Facilitated Event

Full Circle Associates

We used Liberating Structures extensively throughout the 3 day event. Over the course of the symposium you experienced (and participated in!) Through the debrief at this event and others, three main issues come out.

Participation Inequality: Lurkers vs. Contributors in Internet Communities (Jakob Nielsen's Alertbox)

John Tropea - Delicious Community

All large-scale, multi-user communities and online social networks that rely on users to contribute content or build services share one property: most users dont participate very much. User participation often more or less follows a 90-9-1 rule : 90% of users are lurkers (i.e.,

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Making it Difficult to Join: The Case for Barriers to Participation

John Tropea - Delicious Community

However, how you set up your participation and membership process (or if you have a formal ‘membership’ at all) is a critical strategy choice that should be driven by your end goal.

At the intersection of power and participation

Chris Corrigan

Some participants may be able to operate much more resourcefully because of their power or privilege by, for example, becoming the scribes for small groups and speaking for the group. In Saskatoon last week, one of our participants in the Art of Hosting was carrying the question “how do we collaborate with dictators?” ” as a way of trying to discern the limits of participation. Leaving New York today.

#e2conf 2011 Highlights – 10 Reasons Why I Enjoyed the Event

Elsua

Hosting an event in such a large venue allows for participants to feel there are plenty of folks, but without that sense of being overwhelmed, in fact, at times, it was quite the opposite! Collaboration Communities Conference Events Enterprise2.0

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Why people participate in online communities

John Tropea - Delicious Community

The Next Web » Why people participate in online communities - The Next Web advertising Apple digg Europe facebook five questions for start-ups funding funny germany google Inspiration iphone marketing Microsoft mmm mobile music myspace russia search social network social networks Start-ups TechCrunch thenextweb2008 twitter united kingdom Video Interview yahoo youtube Home About Advertise Contact Team Archives The Next Web Conference 2009 will take place on April 15, 16 and 17 in Amsterdam.

Event: Preparing Teachers of Refugees

Full Circle Associates

Diana Woolis, a friend and colleague at the Carey Institute for Global Good is convening an online event that begins soon and culminates on March 14-16. I encourage you to join us for part or all of the event. events international development education refugees

Beyond lurking - Modes of participation

Delicious/choconancy/online_facilitation

There are many modes of participation in a community. You can be one of the many regular people who raise their hand to do things and respond to events within the community. People who have been leaders fall back into regular participant mode or even idle participant mode.

Guiding your network weaving: Net-Map training in DC (June 27-28)

Net-Map Toolbox

Last fall one of our participants actually took a break from the map he was drawing because it made him realize that he had to make a few phone calls to some key influencers that he had not been quite aware of. At our trainings you dive into using Net-Map in your own context pretty quickly.

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Benchmarking Big Society events

Social Reporter

There are scores of events about Big Society in prospect around the country, as you can see from the admirable calendar started by Paul Webster on the Big Society in the North forum ( my earlier BS posts here ). It requires the sort of analysis provided by the event in Bristol.

The Harvest: After Event Reflections

Nancy White

Via Nadia Manning-Thomas of the CGIAR ICT-KM program shared two after event reflections on their blog, one on a particular activity design and debrief of a social media workshop. A loose-knit online learning community can scale to many participants and remain effective.

Net-Map training: Learn to map your career or torture networks…

Net-Map Toolbox

The most interesting aspect of teaching Net-Map is that our participants bring their own cases to map, so that they can learn how to apply the method to their own problems. The training will be held at a beautiful event space in the Eastern Market area of Washington, DC.

7 Ways to Kill Your Presentation and How to Fix Them

Elsua

at the IBM Connect 2013 event in Orlando, Florida, January 29th at 5:30 to 6:30 pm ET, under the session heading “ Pardon the Interruption on Social Business ” that both Louis and Luis have been blogging about it already in their blogs , respectively.

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NOLA 2014 Jazz Fest Highlights: Some Post-Fest Events

Portals and KM

I did not stay up that late but below are a few events from my neighborhood. Again, Jacque Imo’s, Chiba, and Squeal were heavy participants. There was a crawfish boil and the event was designated as the first annual Oak Street Block party.

Leadership Thoughts: Master the Art of Active Listening

Elsua

As usual, it’s the yearly pilgrimage to Orlando, Florida, to attend IBM’s event of events in the space of Social Business and Social Collaboration, formerly known as Lotusphere, now morphed into IBM Connect 2013 (Check out the stunning agenda put together so far!).

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Tagging and face-to-face events

Digital Habitats

My days of passive participation are over and done with: For me, the reason to go to a big conference is the small group conversations with people I already know somewhat or with whom I share a common interest. And it’s nice to see photos of the event afterward, too.

Fashion and P.R. Social Media blogger events

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

PR people need to be careful how they frame an invite to a blogger press event. This social media invite sent to Fashionista highlights some of the issues of running blogger only events. I don’t know if journalists care who else is going to a press event, but bloggers do.

User Adoption Strategies in June with Silverside

Michael Sampson - Currents

Registration is now open, with the following offer: The participants will be International and from end-user organizations and business partners. Adoption Conferences & Events IBM Connections Microsoft Office 365 Microsoft SharePoint

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SharePoint Conference Australia and New Zealand: Workshops and a Session

Michael Sampson - Currents

In July I will be attending and participating in both the Australian SharePoint Conference (Sydney, July 15-16) and the New Zealand SharePoint Conference (Auckland, July 22-23), put on and coordinated by Debbie Ireland and her team at ShareThePoint. Conferences & Events Microsoft SharePoint Upcoming Events

Reinventing Relationships with Social Business

Elsua

As I have mentioned back then, this last time I participated in the Social Business Strategy Summit in London and then off to present in Milan at the quite amazingly insightful Social Business Forum event. Collaboration Communities Conference Events Enterprise2.0

Becoming a Jedi Master – The Secret Art of Cultivating Online Communities #sbf12 #cmgr

Elsua

There is just too much to share out there and so little time, so we better get things going … And to get us started how about sharing a couple of thoughts on what, to me, has been the Social Business event of the first half of 2012? Collaboration Communities Conference Events Enterprise2.0

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Tagging and face-to-face events

Learning Alliances

My days of passive participation are over and done with: For me, the reason to go to a big conference is the small group conversations with people I already know somewhat or with whom I share a common interest. And it’s nice to see photos of the event afterward, too.

Event: Australian Institute of Company Directors AICD social media

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

I’m heading over to New Zealand from 12th to 15th May 2010 to participate in social media forum at the Australian Institute of Company Directors Annual Conference. Event: Australian Institute of Company Directors AICD social media is a post from: Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy.

Facebook Fan Page Event Going Viral and Attracting Hundreds Already

Online Social Networking

A few days into 2010, I launched a major publicity event in connection with my upcoming 58th birthday. The event will take place right on my Facebook fan page. This event’s premise is that each guest will post a link on my Facebook fan page , visible for all to see. When I undertook this unusual event, I was aware that I would be busy with it for weeks. Interaction - I wanted to interact with each participant and start or nurture relationships.

Raising the Bar on Online Event Practices

Nancy White

Don’t let your participants know who else is there. First of all, let us NOT take our bad meeting and event habits from offline and simply dump them online. If we start by making better meetings and events, our online events will benefit. Focus attention: Synchronous events can provide a heartbeat for an ongoing community, group or network. She is an active online event designer, facilitator and technology steward.

Is your event worth the price of the ticket?

Social Reporter

The other day I was discussing social reporting and other online activities for a £300-ticket, two-day event with the organiser, and he said: “Next year we are going to have to make it free&#. It isn’t just an add-on, it potentially changes the event.

Enterprise 2.0 Conference – What to Expect – The Pre-Event

Elsua

event taking place in Boston next week, here is the first of a couple of entries where I will be covering briefly the actual agenda of the event and, perhaps much more interestingly, what you may expect from each of the sessions per day. pre-event in Boston.

Rebooting Britain project and event announced

Social Reporter

This will be followed by an event, designed in collaboration with partners and participants. Tags: All posts events rebootbritain Details are emerging from NESTA of Reboot Britain, a project to “take a top-to-bottom look at the challenges we face as a. country and the new possibilities that - uniquely - this generation has. to overcome them&#. Rohan Gunatillake writes: As summer approaches the UK is in the midst of an unprecedented economic and political crisis.

Green Chameleon » Participation, Interaction and Value in Communities

Green Chameleon

Australia EVENTS: Free Social Media seminars

Laurel Papworth- Social Network Strategy

By the end of this workshop participants will have had the opportunity to learn: * How to get the web to deliver the right information to you. This seminar looks at techniques of engaging with online events, social networks and DIY social media and the workshop will examine case studies of successful producers and creators doing it for themselves. By the end of this workshop participants will have had the opportunity to learn about: * The online ecology of social networks.